Ref. 61208

Senior Residential Support Worker

  • Location: Shrewsbury, England
  • Salary: £14 - £16.5 per hour
  • Type: Temporary / Full Time

Seven Social Care is looking for a Senior Residential Support Worker in a private children’s residential service in Shropshire

The role:

We’re looking for hardworking and dedicated individuals who will be responsible for working with our young people at our residential home.

The Senior Support Worker must be able to work independently, communicate effectively with both supervisors and young people, and be capable of interacting positively with all members of the community, including residents, families and guests.

The successful candidate will be a self-motivated individual who is capable of working off of detailed instructions in order to complete tasks and lead a team of Support workers, completing supervisions and developing their continuous professional development.

Key Responsibilities:

      Lead and manage a team of support workers completing supervisions, providing feedback on CPD and be responsible for shifts.

Provide tailored and focused support to traumatised children and young people.

Support with independence skills.

Align with the ethos and morals of the company.

Remain calm and consistent in challenging situations.

Discuss with other employees about care plans and work goals.

Demonstrate professionalism and patience when dealing with young people, professionals, and families.

Be adaptable and consistent in the delivery of care.

Working with Seven Social Care:

Established in 2011, Seven Social Care is a leading provider of social care professionals to county councils, charities, hospitals, care homes and private organisations across the UK.

Seven is the recruitment service that guarantees experienced, qualified and available staff exactly when you need them. Our expert talent acquisition team seamlessly connect professionals to all areas of social care; including Children and Adults, Mental Health, Substance Misuse, Community, Support Work and everything in between.

After being shortlisted for multiple awards in 2018, we are proud of our nationwide reputation for providing a world-class recruitment service that is underpinned by honesty, integrity and attention to detail.

Refer a friend, family member or colleague for £250

If you’re not the perfect match for this role, but you know a Senior Residential Support Worker who is, help them find their dream job by referring them to Seven Social Care. As a little ‘thank you’ from us, you will receive £250 for every referral that is successfully placed into a new role.

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